Nuclear Medicine

Nuclear Medicine Program is Accredited by the American College of Radiology.

West Suburban Medical Center’s Nuclear Medicine program is accredited by the American College of Radiation (ACR).

ACR accreditation is the gold standard in imaging accreditation. Achieving ACR accreditation means we are committed to providing safe and effective care.

Nuclear medicine specialists ( technologists) provide diagnostic exams relative to the endocrine, gastrointestinal, genitourinary, skeletal, lymphatics, Inflammatory process and tumor imaging.

Our procedure rooms are equipped with two nuclear medicine cameras, thyroid uptake probe and a radioactive dose preparation lab. Procedures include, but are not limited to: bone scan, V-Q (lung) scan, myocardial perfusion, MUGA scan thyroid study, hepatobiliary scan, Renal scan, lymphoscintigraphy and radioactive iodine treatments.

The department’s hours are 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. A nuclear technologist is on call for emergency after hours, weekends and Holidays – call the Nuclear Medicine Department 708-763-6524 to reach a Nuclear Medicine Technologist On-Call.

All nuclear medicine procedures must be scheduled using the outpatient procedure scheduling phone number: 708-763-6518.

Patients should have a signed doctor’s order, arrive at least 15 mins prior to their appointment time and check in at the Radiology front desk at West Suburban Medical Center.

 

 

NUCLEAR MEDICINE

Location:
West Suburban Medical Center
3 Erie Ct
Oak Park, Il. 60302
1st Floor, Radiology Department

 

Phone
708-763-6524-Department
708-763-3228-FAX

 

Schedule an appointment
708-763-6518- Out-Patient Scheduling Department

 

West Suburban Medical Center
Main Hospital Number
708-383-6200